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Today’s Charitable Trust, together with Today’s member wholesalers have donated over £22,000 to the Nepal Earthquake appeal in response to multi-agency appeals.  The donation will assist in the aid efforts throughout the worst hit areas of Nepal and will enable the purchase of emergency aid including temporary emergency shelters, food and clean water. Managing director

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JJ Food Service has launched a range of crisp, confectionery and snack lines to offer existing customers a broader range of products while attracting business from new market sectors.  The foodservice specialist kicked-off with a selection of SKUs at the start of the year, including crisps, chocolate bars, chewing gum, cereal bars, nuts and more.

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Today’s Group is delighted to announce that it has been selected as a finalist in the highly-prestigious Grocer Gold Awards in the Wholesale of the Year and Symbol Retailer of the Year categories. Managing director of Today’s Group Bill Laird said: “This is the first time that we have been shortlisted for both Awards and

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Today’s Group is working with the Association of Convenience stores (ACS) to offer new and existing Symbol Group retailers free ACS membership. The agreement will provide retailers’ with complimentary membership to the ACS, an organisation that works passionately to support independent retailers in the lobbying of government around legislation that impacts the convenience sector, and

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Today’s Group has launched an own-label sub-brand Today’s Select For Pets – an attractive, own-label range dedicated entirely to pet food, offering a highly-competitive 30% POR for retailers. The launch kicks off with two dog food variants, chicken and beef, price-marked £1.15 for 1200g and four smaller cat and dog food variants – chicken, beef

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National food and drink specialist JJ Food Service has prevailed against competitive trading conditions to sustain its top 30 UK wholesaler position, ranking in at 21st for the third year running.* The independent, family-run business reported sales of £182.7m for the year ending 31st March 2014 with profits soaring by 65%. A key focus for

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Today’s Group has launched the second phase of its Margin Maker promotion following its hugely successful campaign during 2014. The promotion will give independent retailers a competitive 40-60% profit on return (POR) on own-brand lines. Beginning on 16th February, all Today’s Select product lines will be available at Today’s member wholesale depots at an attractive

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National foodservice-specialist JJ Food Service will be helping customers to capitalise on National Chip Week on 16-22 February with a number of chip and potato-themed promotions. JJ national account manager Sue Guilfoyle said: “National Chip Week is a fantastic opportunity for pubs, restaurants, chip shops and schools – anyone that sells chips – to get

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 JJ Food Service has been awarded Contracts to supply Northumbria University in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council in West Yorkshire. Speaking of the Northumbria contract, Colin Halsey, National Account Manager for contracts at JJ said: “Universities are an important part of our business and great to work with due to the diversity of their

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Today’s Group member Imperial Cash & Carry has hosted the latest Introduction to Wholesale event, an educational initiative launched by the Federation of Wholesale Distributors (FWD). Newcomers from key brands including Ferrero and Premier Foods attended the free-of-charge session, which offers a crash-course into the ABC of wholesaling and is designed to highlight the opportunities

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